HUBCAP # c14ford1980_5 This picture shows a 14 inch Ford hubcap for 1980/2 cars.
This 1980/2 T-Bird hubcap is for Thunderbird models. Hence, it is a 14 inch Ford hubcap. This product is hubcap # c14ford1980_4 . The above gallery of images show the details of this nice design.
Following are design details. One such detail includes 36 chrome fins around the chrome perimeter. [We note that the chrome background was actually black on some supply. However, all of our supply has a chrome type background.] Another design detail, at the very center area, is a chrome hub with a black center attachment. This attachment has a T-bird emblem.
For this 1980/2 T-Bird hubcap , the weight is 2.7 pounds each. The wheel attachment method is a nice stainless steel clip design.
Our supply quantity, of this 14 inch Ford hubcap for 1980/2 time period, is fine. And the quality of this supply is the very best. Nice design.
If you find any of the above discussion a bit confusing, a great general article is under Hubcap Article. And under this article, more specific discussions include the following.
1 For the word “Hubcap”, a history and a definition article . This covers an interesting discussion of how hubcaps started out as an all metal construction that later transitioned to partial metal and plastic and then all plastic.
2 Hubcap Identification Systems discussion. This covers the classic Hollander Numbering system and the newer Hubcap Hilton Numbering system. Hollander has many useful catalogs on cars … visit them at https://hollanderinterchange.net/catalog/ . This 1980/2 T-Bird hubcap has a Hubcap Hilton hubcap # c14ford1980_4 and Hollander number 817.
3 And finally, Hubcap Features …. which covers several features. This includes full size hubcap designs, wire wheel hubcap designs, various attachment (hubcap to wheel) designs, trim rings, and locking hardware.